Academy Award winner George Clooney reunites with friend and fellow Oscar winner Julia Roberts in the financial drama Money Monster. The film is directed by Jodie Foster, whose previous directing directing credits include Home for the Holidays and Little Man Tate. Clooney is also an accomplished filmmaker, as he’s the directed such highly acclaimed films as Good Night, and Good Luck [...]
Though he’s been a hit machine for most of his career, Will Smith has starred in films (Concussion, Focus) that have been box office disappointments. Smith, who remains one of the most lovable stars on the big screen, stars in the summer DC Comics film Suicide Squad.
Taking part in a very highly touted film [...]
Jason Sudeikis (Race, Mother’s Day) and Rebecca Hall (Iron Man 3, The Gift) are talented actors who’ve covered a multitude of genries, and now with Tumbledown the pair try their hand with a Maine set comedy/drama.
Hannah (Rebecca Hall) continues to struggle over the passing of husband Hunter Miles, a gone too soon singer/songwriter whose [...]
A Hologram for the King features Tom Hanks as Alan Clay, an American businessman sent to Saudi Arabia to close a huge business deal that could conceivably change his life.
Alan, whose passion for his job has waned over the years thanks to age and his understandable inability to shake a past tragedy, must sell this [...]
The less you know about the plot details of 10 Cloverfield Lane the better, since most of the joy from the film’s 103 minutes comes from watching the first rate suspense unfold. Filmmaker Dan Trachtenberg shoots and scores on his first feature, and it will be exciting to see watch his meteoric rise in Hollywood.
Ip Man 3, featuring Donnie Yen in the titular role of the grandmaster and mentor to Bruce Lee (Kwok-Kwan Chan) , hits Blu-ray and DVD April 19 via Well Go USA Entertainment.
Set in 1959 Hong Kong, the story centers on Ip Man’s (Yen) attempts to save his son’s school from a corrupt property developer (Mike [...]
Miracles from Heaven is a film based on the 2015 memoir of Christy Beam, a mother who detailed her daughter Anna’s courageous battle against a chronic digestive disease. Anna’s miraculous recovery from the disease as well as the family’s continued bond through love and faith, are detailed in the Patricia Riggen (The [...]
A Country Called Home, now available on DVD, and for download on iTunes and Amazon, marks the debut of feature filmmaker Anna Axster and contains beautifully rendered performances from Imogen Poots, Mackenzie Davis, and Oscar winning musician/songwriter Ryan Bingham.
The story centers on Ellie, a woman who’s still trying to make [...]
The evil that men do, a violence that may even be inflicted upon their loved ones and friends, runs through much of director John Hillcoat’s work (The Proposition, The Road, Lawless), and he explores similar terrain in his Atlanta, Georgia based action thriller Triple 9.
The film’s moniker refers to the police code of “officer [...]
On this week’s episode of CinemAddicts, we cover Triple 9, a riveting heist thriller/crime drama which features a top-notch cast (Kate Winslet, Woody Harrelson, Casey Affleck, Anthony Mackie, and Chiwetel Ejiofor). Directed by John Hillcoat (The Road, Lawless), the picture has a ton of narrative ambition and a healthy share of action scenes that should [...]